Category Archives: Photos

Nantucket Boys and Girls Club Summer Soiree

The Nantucket Boys and Girls Club Summer Soiree took place on Saturday, July 23, 2011 at the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club, It was the 4th annual event to benefit the Boys and Girls Club, with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and dancing. Photos by Gene Mahon, assisted by Amanda Morgan. More at MahonAboutTown.com.

Daffodil Weekend ‘Sconset Picnic

The Nantucket Daffodil ‘Sconset Picnic took place on April 30, 2011. More at MahonAboutTown.com.

Spring Gallery Openings on Nantucket

The 2011 art season began with numerous art openings for Daffoldil weekend. We were only able to make a few this time (the new Robert Foster Gallery and South Wharf Gallery), but more next time. Photos by Gene Mahon. More at MahonAboutTown.com.

Nantucket Historical Association’s History Quiz Bowl

The Nantucket Hstorical Association’s 2nd Annual History Quiz Bowl took place on Saturday, March 5, 2011
at the Whaling Museum. Questions covered Nantucket history, people, geography, architecture, whaling, historic places, and pop culture. The winners were The Proprietors’ De scendants with Marcia Tooker, Pittman Grimes and Maurice Gibbs.
Photos by Gene Mahon. More at MahonAboutTown.com.

Nantucket Film Festival All Star Comedy Roundtable 2010

The Nantucket Film Festival All Star Comedy Roundtable took place on Saturday, June 19, 2010 at the Nantucket High School Auditorium. Presented by Ben Stiller, the participants were Zach Galifianakis (writer/comedian, The Hangover, TV’s Bored To Death), Sarah Silverman (writer/comedian, The Sarah Silverman Program), and Andy Samberg (writer/comedian, Saturday Night Live). Photos by Gene Mahon. More at MahonAboutTown.com.

Nantucket Comedy Festival: Simpson’s Night of Comedy

Felt the need for a summer breeze:

The Nantucket Comedy Festival: Simpson’s Night of Comedy took place on Thursday, July 29, 2010 at Jetties Beach, MC’d by comedian Mike O’Malley of television’s “Yes Dear”, “Parenthood”, and “Glee”, and writer Showtime’s “Shameless”. Panelists included former island resident Donick Cary, John Hodgman (“The Daily Show” and Mac computer commercials), and Mike Reiss (writer for “The Simpsons”). Vito Capizzo, former NHS football coach, was roasted for being the inspiration for one episode of The Simpsons. The evening ended with stand-up from Jackie Flynn and Rich Ceisler, with Lewis Black looking on. Photos by Gene Mahon, assisted by Amanda Morgan. More at MahonAboutTown.com.

Jane Bonvini Surprise Party

During her 27 years at Nantucket Cottage Hospital, Jane Bonvini personally attended to or directed her fellow nurses in the care of hundreds, perhaps thousands of patients who have lived on or visited Nantucket. On Saturday, January 22, her colleagues at Nantucket Cottage Hospital celebrated her years of service with a surprise party at Nantucket Anglers Club. NCH nurses, doctors, friends and family joined the celebration at the festively decorated club on Old South Wharf. Photos by William Ferrall. More at MahonAboutTown.com.

Nantucket Stroll Anniversary Bubbly Bash for The Pearl

The Christmas Stroll 11th Anniversary Bubbly Bash – Chapter 2 took place on Sunday, December 5, 2010 at The Pearl. Photos by Gene Mahon, assisted by Amanda Morgan. More at MahonAboutTown.com.

New School Harvest Bash

The New School Harvest Bash took place on Saturday, November 6, 2010 at the Nantucket New School, with an 80s theme, and celebrating their 25th anniversary with dinner and dancing in 80s attire. Photos by Gene Mahon. More at MahonAboutTown.com.

Nantucket Stroll Flash Mob Photos

Photos by Gene Mahon. More at MahonAboutTown.com.